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February 18, 2019
Reminder: 'Inside Out' premiere is this Tuesday
February 18, 2019 - 2:35pm
February 17, 2019
February 17, 2019 - 2:52pm
February 16, 2019
Teams of four battled at the beer quaffing tables Saturday afternoon at Hub 41, one of the many Polar Fest attractions. Kaysey Price / Tribune
What is beer quaffing, you ask?
February 16, 2019 - 6:00pm
February 15, 2019
Chocolate treats of every description were laid out around the Becker County Museum late Thursday afternoon for the museum's first-ever Chocolate Fantasy fundaiser. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
A Chocolate Fantasy: Museum fundraiser was a hit with Polar Fest-ers
February 15, 2019 - 12:13pm
Art students from Detroit Lakes, Frazee-Vergas and Lake Park-Audubon spent the day at the Detroit Lakes City Beach on Wednesday, creating larger-than-life snow sculptures for the 2nd Annual Snow Sculpture Competition, a part of Polar Fest. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
Cold molds: Snow sculptures a sight to see at City Park
February 15, 2019 - 10:00am
February 14, 2019
'Inside Out' launch dates pushed back
February 14, 2019 - 2:38pm
Jim Sinclair, Andy Mohn and Tom Seaworth, left to right, served up hearty portions of spaghetti and meatballs, breadsticks and dessert to a hungry crowd at the Polar-ific Spaghetti Dinner on Feb. 12 at M-State. The dinner is an annual fundraiser held by the Detroit Lakes Noon Rotary Club, in conjunction with Polar Fest. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
Oodles of noodles: Hundreds had a (meat) ball at Polar-ific Spaghetti Dinner
February 14, 2019 - 10:07am
February 13, 2019
February 13, 2019 - 12:16pm
February 12, 2019
The ninth annual Poles 'N Holes event went on as planned, despite frigid temps on Saturday, Feb. 9.
Reeling in a big one: Poles 'N Holes event went on as planned, despite the frigid temps Saturday
February 12, 2019 - 9:27pm
February 10, 2019
This 1895 photo from the Becker County Museum shows a large snow pile located in front of the McCarthy Building and the Detroit Post Office on Washington Avenue.
The winter of 1895 saw heavy snowfall in Detroit Lakes
February 10, 2019 - 5:49pm
Ice carving team Trevor Pearson and Nick Lensing were already hard at work on their "Bucking Cowboy" sculpture early Saturday morning; all that work paid off, as their sculpture took first place in the judging for the inaugural Multi-Block Ice Carving Competition, held later that afternoon. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
Chiseling a place in local lore: Ice carvers come from all over MN, ND to compete in local contest
February 10, 2019 - 2:05pm
February 9, 2019
The Detroit Lakes Noon Rotary Club will host its annual 'Polar-riffic' Spaghetti Dinner this Tuesday, Feb. 12 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the M State cafeteria. (Adobe Stock photo)
Warm up with some piping hot spaghetti: Noon Rotary dinner set for Feb. 12
February 9, 2019 - 8:00am
February 9, 2019 - 7:00am
February 8, 2019
A 'soft' lighting of King Isbit's royal throne was held Thursday night on the Detroit Lakes City Beach, but the Grand Lighting Ceremony was postponed until Saturday due to the weather. (Photo courtesy of Lee Kensinger)
A royal pain in the throne: Grand lighting ceremony postponed by weather; Polar Fest continues through Feb. 18
February 8, 2019 - 2:07pm